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Computers, technology, and science are the topics featured here. Listen to weekly interviews with leading scientists and technologists in the Berkeley Groks collection; or explore issues related to the open source and digital commons movement in the Conference Proceedings collection.



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Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
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Groks Science Radio Show is a weekly science radio program heard on radio stations across the country and also as a podcast. Each week, the hosts, Dr. Charles Lee, Dr. Frank Ling, Dr. Joanna Rowell and Forrest Gulden take an in-depth look at recent events in the world of science and technology, and examine the effects of recent discoveries on our daily lives. Each episode features an interview with a leading scientist, researcher, or industrialist discussing stimulating work in their field. The...
Genesis - Mega Drive Project 2612 Music (FLAC)
Genesis - Mega Drive Project 2612 Music (FLAC)
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Music from Sega Genesis / Mega Drive games. Downloaded from Project 2612 as vgm format files, converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217. Click on the artist link in any item to see other items by the same artist.
Topics: music, sega, mega drive, megadrive, genesis, FM synth,OST,soundtrack
Conference Proceedings
Conference Proceedings
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A selection of speeches and lectures from tech-oriented conferences is featured here. Common themes are the future of the Digital Commons and Open Source products and services. This collection contains both audio and video files. The Internet Archive is indebted to O'Reilly & Associates for their permission to archive the ETCON 2004 and Digital Democracy 2004 recordings; the Zap Your PRAM 2003 conference organizers for uploading their recordings; the Wizards Of OS 3 organizers and...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The healthcare system in the United States undergoes continuing scrutiny.  Can a market-based approach work?  On this episode, Dr. Deane Waldman discussed Statescare and market-based medicine.
Topics: science, healthcare, market, statescare, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Wizards of OS conferences
Wizards of OS conferences
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From Wikipedia :  Wizards of OS (Wizards of Operating Systems, or "WOS") was a semi-annual Berlin-based conference that was held four times between 1999 and 2006. Its topics were the cultural and political potentials of free software, software technology, digital networks and media, and more generally information freedom and open cooperation in the creation and proliferation of knowledge. The conference was interdisciplinary, and included among its attendees scientists,...
Topics: wos, wizards of os
SBARG Archival Project
SBARG Archival Project
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An ongoing project to archive the Homestuck related Alternate Reality Game SBARG and the several spinoffs it created. Do you have something you think should be preserved as part of the project? Hit me up at sbargarchivist@gmail.com
Topics: SBARG, Homestuck, Alternate Reality Game, ARG
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Traversing a career in science can be somewhat daunting, even for those who reach the highest levels.  On this episode, Dr. Robert Lefkowitz discussed his adventures as an accidental scientist.
Topics: science, Nobel, adrenaline, receptors, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The changes to the global environment often seem to be beyond the ability of an individual to positively affect.  How can individuals help the global environment?  On this episode, Kimberly Nicholas discussed her book, Under the Sky We Make.
Topics: science, environment, global warming, carbon, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Scene World Tech History Interviews
Scene World Tech History Interviews
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The most eclectic and the world's only Commodore 64 NTSC & PAL diskmag
Topic: commodore 64, interviews,tech history
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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How can enduring change be implemented through psychotherapeutic practices?  How can the neuroscience of memory inform these clinical approached?  On this episode, Dr. Richard Lane discussed his book, The Neuroscience of Enduring Change.
Topics: science, neuroscience, memory, psychotherapy, consolidation, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The diversity of life on earth continues to astound zoologists, such that some may begin to ponder what it means for the possibility of life on other planets.  On this episode, Arik Kershenbaum discussed the diversity of life.
Topics: science, biology, zoology, aliens, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Kinuyo Yamashita Manami Matsumae Takashi Tateishi Yasuaki Fujita Harumi Fujita Yasuaki Fujita Harumi Fujita Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Mega Man: The Wily Wars System: Sega Mega...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Volcanoes may be some of the most fearsome, yet fascinating places on earth.  What can they tell us about the geology of the planet.  On this episode, Jess Phoenix discussed the science of volcanology.
Topics: science, groks, volcano, geology, vulcanology
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The problems facing the American health care system are perhaps nowhere else more evident than in small rural hospitals.  On this episode, Brian Alexander discussed his book, The Hospital.
Topics: science, medicine, hospital, healthcare, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
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The world of espionage is filled with individuals that one may not think would be a spy.  On this episode, Larry Loftis discussed the story of Aline Griffith in his book, The Princess Spy.
Topics: science, espionage, history, WWII, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Scene World Tech History Interviews
by Scene World
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John Kellas was a consultant and director for many British software companies in the 80s and 90s like Mastertronic, GT Interactive or Rushware. In this interview, he talks about his career in the German subsidiaries of these companies. Learn more about some pretty interesting gaming industry insights like for example the first game compilation for the Sony Playstation.
Topics: Interview, Interviews, Playstation, Rushware, GT Interactive, Mastertronic, John Kellas
Conference Proceedings
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ShmooCon 2019 by Shmoo Group, various presenters The videos in this collection are from ShmooCon 2019, which occurred on 18-20 January 2019, at the Washington Hilton Hotel.  Hope you like the new 1080 format!  Also, and we apologize for this, but any video shot in the Belay It track had some visual issues.  Each of those videos has a quick notification at the beginning. Friday, January 18, 2019: - Opening Remarks, Rumblings, Ruminations, and Rants - Wendy Knox Everette - Incident Response...
Topics: shmoocon, conference, shmoo, moose, hacker, computer, security, hacker, computer security,...
Scene World Tech History Interviews
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A historic interview with Gary Penn, a video games industry veteran and former games reviewer for Zzap!64. Fun fact: The first Grand Theft Auto game would have been ended up cancelled without his efforts as a creative director at DMA Design (later Rockstar Games). Enjoy!
Topics: Gary Penn, Designer, Pioneer, Manager, Video Game, Denki, Rockstar, GTA, DNA Design, Zzap!64, Grand...
Conference Proceedings
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Activity Pub Conference Prague  2019 A conference about the present and future of ActivityPub, the world’s leading federated social web standard.  This two day event includes presentations of prepared talks on Saturday followed by a loosely structured unconference on Sunday.
Topics: apconf, ActivityPub, Conference, Federation, Fediversem, photos
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Tomonori Sawada Tatsuyuki Maeda Sachio Ogawa Masanori Hikichi Masayuki Nagao Tatsuyuki Maeda Sachio Ogawa Masanori Hikichi Miyoko Takaoka Michael Jackson Brad Buxer Jun Senoue Yoshiaki Kashima Masaru Setsumaru Masaru Setsumaru Tomonori Sawada Yukifumi Makino Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
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The opioid epidemic continues to have severe repercussions in society, enabled by both giant pharmaceutical companies and unscrupulous physicians who profited from these drugs.  On this episode, Charlotte Bismuth discussed her book, Bad Medicine.
Topics: science, opioid, medicine, law, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The history of women would be quite different were it not for the pioneering work of Elizabeth and Emily Blackwell.  On this episode, Janice Nimura discussed their story and her new book, The Doctors Blackwell.
Topics: science, medicine, women, Blackwell, history, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Zable Fahr Zable Fahr Tulio Adriano Tiido Priimägi Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Pier Solar and the Great Architects System: Sega Mega Drive / Genesis Complete music dump: Yes...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
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The human brain is one of the most remarkable biological creations in nature, but its natural history is unknown to most.  On this episode, Bret Stetka discussed his book, A History of the Human Brain.
Topics: science, brain, history, evolution, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Seiya Murai Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Animaniacs System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes Original author: Seiya Murai Publisher: Konami Package created by: 2ch-N Package...
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Masato Nakamura Yukifumi Makino Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Sonic the Hedgehog System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes Original authors: Masato Nakamura Publisher: Sega /...
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Yasuaki Fujita Yoko Shimomura Syun Nishigaki Isao Abe Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Super Street Fighter II: The New Challengers System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
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What is life?  At the boundaries of science, the definition of what constitutes life remains ill-defined.  On this episode, Carl Zimmer discussed the scientific quest to define life.
Topics: science, biology, life, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Shinji Amagishi Asshii Yoko Mizuta Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Dragon Ball Z: Bu Yuu Retsuden / L'Appel du Destin System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes Original author:...
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Kenichi Okuma Noriyuki Iwadare Masaki Tanimoto Reiko Okabayashi Kenichi Kunishima Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Urusei Yatsura: Dear My Friends System: Sega MegaCD / SegaCD Complete...
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Michiru Yamane Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Castlevania: Bloodlines / Vampire Killer / Castlevania: The New Generation System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes Original...
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Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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A good diet and exercise are important for optimal health, but are they equally important for weight loss?  On this episode, Dr. Herman Pontzer discussed these issues and his new book, Burn.
Topics: science, metabolism, calories, weight loss, anthropology, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Conference Proceedings
by Lisa Rein
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This is an excerpt from Brewster Kahle's presentation at Aaron Swartz Day, November 8, 2014, at the Internet Archive in San Francisco. In this talk, he summarizes and elaborates on a paper "Torture and Plea Bargaining," http://digitalcommons.law.yale.edu/fss_papers/543/ , written by Professor John H. Langbein, at Yale Law School, from 1978, in which he explains how the state-sanctioned torture techniques used to make people confess during of the European Middle Ages seem oddly similar...
Topics: Aaron Swartz, Brewster Kahle, Aaron Swartz Day, Carmen Ortiz, Stephen Heymann, Eric Holder
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by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The conservation movement owes its existence to the history of the individuals that were instrumental in its formation.  On this episode, Michelle Nijhuis discussed her book, Beloved Beasts.
Topics: groks, science, conservation, animals, extinction, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Conference Proceedings
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The videos in this collection are from ShmooCon 2017, which occurred on 13-15 January 2017, at the Washington Hilton Hotel. Friday - 13 January 2017 Talks (One Track Mind): Opening Remarks, Rumblings, Ruminations, and Rants Conor Patrick - U2F Zero: Secure Hardware Design, DIY Mass Production, and Amazon Prime Space Rogue - 35 Years of Cyberwar: The Squirrels are Winning Kenny McElroy - Implantable Logic Analyzers and Unlocking Doors Jeff Dodge - Cyborg Self-Hacking: An Examination of Cochlear...
Topics: shmoocon, conference, shmoo, moose, hacker, computer, security, hacker, computer security,...
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Masaru Setsumaru Howard Drossin Tatsuyuki Maeda Sachio Ogawa Masanori Hikichi Masayuki Nagao Tatsuyuki Maeda Sachio Ogawa Masanori Hikichi Jun Senoue Yoshiaki Kashima Yukifumi Makino Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org *...
Textfiles BBS Audio
Textfiles BBS Audio
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The Textfiles audio collection is a varied set of audio files collected by Jason Scott, curator of textfiles.com . These are recordings about and from the era of the domination of ASCII and Dial-up Bulletin Board Systems (roughly the 1970s through the 1990s, with examples far before and after that). textfiles.com was founded in 1998 to collect rapidly disappearing Bulletin Board System texts, especially those written in ASCII (the American Standard Code for Information Interchange). Over the...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The neutrino is a fundamental particle that might never have been discovered were it not for Nobelist Frederick Reines.  On this episode, Dr. Leonard Cole discussed the life and science of Frederick Reines.
Topics: science, physics, neutrino, Reines, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: George Villiers Ash Hogg Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Yogi Bear's Cartoon Capers System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes Original author: George Villiers, Ash Hogg Publisher:...
Conference Proceedings
by Shmoo Group, various presenters
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The videos in this collection are from ShmooCon 2018, which occurred on 19-21 January 2018, at the Washington Hilton Hotel. Friday - 19 January 2018 Talks (One Track Mind): Opening Remarks, Rumblings, Ruminations, and Rants Michael Ossmann and Schuyler St. Leger - Pseudo-Doppler Redux Thomas Fischer - Donât Ignore GDPR; It Matters Now! Elonka Dunin - The Friedman Tombstone â A Cipher in Arlington National Cemetery Wendy Knox Everette - Blink for Your Password, Blink Away Your Civil Rights?...
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Topics: shmoocon, conference, shmoo, moose, hacker, computer, security, hacker, computer security,...
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Naofumi Hataya Masafumi Ogata Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Sonic The Hedgehog CD System: Sega Mega CD / Complete music dump: Yes Original author: Naofumi Hataya / Masafumi Ogata...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Although the advances in artificial intelligence have been striking in recent years, has as much thought been given to the ethical issues surround the design of these systems? On this episode, Brian Christian discussed his new book, The Alignment Problem: Machine Learning and Human Values.
Topics: science, AI, artificial intelligence, human values, ethics, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Conference Proceedings
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ActivityPub Conference 2019 Prague - #apconf   TALKS Luc Didry ,  Advices to new fediverse administrators and developers [ CC BY ] Hosting an ActivityPub service is not like hosting another service… and it's the same for developing ActivityPub software. Here are some advices based on Framasoft's experience (we host a Mastodon instance and develop two ActivityPub software: PeerTube and Mobilizon - the last one is not yet out), errors and observations. Maloki ,  Is ActivityPub paving the way...
Topics: apconf, ActivityPub, federation, conference, datamaze, dox, prague
SBARG Archival Project
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This free album was downloaded from its original home at http://sbargv2.bandcamp.com/album/sbargv2-volume-2 as part of the SBARG Archival Project. It has not been edited.
Topics: SBARG, Bandcamp, soundtrack, arg, homestuck, original, Illinois
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles Lee and Frank Ling
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What does it take to make an impact in the tech publishing world? What leadership qualities and values do we need to build a successful and trustworthy organization? On this episode, Glenn Rifkin talks about the founder of IDG publishing and the lessons to thrive in the global computer publishing industry.
Topics: tech, neuroscience, micro computing, Rifkin, MIT
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Genesis - Mega Drive Project 2612 Music (FLAC)
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Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Tommy Tallarico Alan Menken Donald Griffin Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Aladdin System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes Original author: Tommy Tallarico Donald Griffin Alan...
Oficina do Tux
Oficina do Tux
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Noticias Semanais de Linux e Tecnologia
Topics: Linux, Noticias Linux, Oficina do Tux
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Of the many issues with the health care system in the United States, the lack of transparency for costs and patient's health data may be among the most pressing issues.  On this episode, Cynthia A. Fisher discussed advocating for the rights of patients.
Topics: science, medicine, costs, patients, reform, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Our emotional health is intimately related to the proper operations of evolutionarily ancient parts of our brain.  How can our sex lives be a window into these critical aspects of our brains?  On this episode, Dr. Nan Wise discussed her book, Why Good Sex Matters.
Topics: science, sex, brain, neuroscience, emotion, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Dan Forden Matt Furniss Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Mortal Kombat System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes Original author: Dan Forden, Matt Furniss Publisher: Arena / Midway...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Although food is essential for survival, eating the wrong types of food may be deleterious to our health.  What is the role of hormones in our food supply and our health?  On this episode, Dr. Neal Barnard discussed his book, Your Body in Balance.
Topics: science, diet, hormones, health, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Fuken Tajimaa Junko Ozawa Yoshinori Kawamoto Hiromi Shibano Takaki Horigome Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Pac-Man 2: The New Adventures System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes...
Wizards of OS conferences
by WOS4 Stream Team
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Wizards of OS 4. Information Freedom Rules Panel: Information Freedom Rules Thursday, 14 September 2006 Speakers: Rishab Aiyer Ghosh Senior researcher, United Nations University, Maastricht Economic and Social Research and Training Centre on Innovation and Technology & Founding Editor of First Monday, Maastricht Hal R. Varian School of Information at the University of California, Berkeley Yochai Benkler Yale Law School, New Haven
Topics: conference, free software, free content, free infrastructure
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The goods and foods that are produced and manufactured around us contain both natural and unnatural chemicals.  How much is known about the chemistry of everyday goods?  On this episode, George Zaidan discussed the chemistry of what we put on us and in us.
Topics: science, chemistry, food, products, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Minoru Mukaiya Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Romance of the Three Kingdoms III / Sangokushi III System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes Original author: Minoru Mukaiya...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The concept of sin is one that has evolved from the middle ages to the present day.  How have we arrived at our current concept of sin?  On this episode, Dr. David Salomon discussed his new book, The Seven Deadly Sins: How Sin Influenced the West from the Middle Ages to the Modern Era.
Topics: science, history, sin, philosophy, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Our appreciation for the natural world is influenced by great nature writing.  However, the contribution of women to this genre has often been unappreciated.  On this episode, Kathryn Aalto discussed these writers in her new book, Writing Wild.
Topics: science, nature, writing, women, groks
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The incredible ubiquity of Amazon in our current economy has influenced not just online retailing, but other areas as well.  What is the data driven approach employed by this company?  On this episode, Brian Dumaine discussed his new book, Bezonomics.
Topics: science, bezonomics, Amazon, data, AI, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Wizards of OS conferences
by WOS4 Stream Team
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Wizards of OS 4. Information Freedom Rules Opening Speeches Thursday, 14 September 2006 Speakers: Gustavo de Sá Head of the Cultural Section, Brasilian Embassy, Berlin Thorsten Schilling Head of the Multimedia & IT Division of the Federal Agency for Civic Education Wolfgang Coy Institute for Informatics, Chair for Informatics in Education and Society, Humboldt University Berlin Volker Grassmuck Project Lead Wizards of OS & Project Lead iRights.info & Researcher, Humboldt...
Topics: conference, free software, free content, free infrastructure
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Of the many phenomena in quantum mechanics, perhaps none is as strange as quantum entanglement.  What does this imply for the physical laws of the natural world as we know it?  On this episode, Dr. Paul Halpern discussed his new book, Synchronicity.
Topics: science, Pauli, Jung, quantum mechanics, quantum entanglement, synchronicity, physics, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Free speech is often touted as a guiding principle of American civic life, but is this truly the case?  What is guaranteed under the first amendment to the constitution?  On this episode, Prof. Stanley Fish discussed his book, The First.
Topics: free speech, first amendment, groks, science
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The internal narratives that form a basis for personality psychology may be a factor that distinguishes the 45th President of the United States.  On this episode, Prof. Dan McAdams discusses his new book, The Strange Case of Donald J. Trump: A Psychological Reckoning.
Topics: science, psychology, personality, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The development of the planets and the solar system has continued to intrigue scientists.  Recent advances in planetary science have broadened our perspective on the issue.  On this episode, Dr. Erik Asphaug discussed his book, When the Earth had Two Moons.
Topics: science, planetology, solar system, cosmology, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Katsuhiko Suzuki Yasuko Koji Yamada Kazuo Hanzawa Aki Hata Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Dynamite Headdy System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes Original author: Katsuhiko...
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Masato Nakamura Yukifumi Makino Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Sonic the Hedgehog 2 System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes Original authors: Masato Nakamura Publisher: Sega...
Conference Proceedings
by Internet Society New York Chapter (ISOC-NY)
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Theorizing the Web - April 7-8 2017 - Museum of the Moving Image, Queens, NY #a1 - New Money (72 mins) Moderator: Guy Schaffer . Panelists: Angela Cirucci - @angelacirucci Invisible Female Labor: How Women Drive “Institutional Interaction” Online | Ricky Crano - Between Gregariousness and Governance: Social Media's Cult of Debt | Marika Rose @MarikaRose - Deus in Machina: Digital Capitalism and Technological Re-Enchantment | Gwera Kiwana @whoisgwera - Telecoms to the Rescue? What Is the...
Topics: internet, theory, nyc, queens
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Masahiko Yoshimura Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Shining Force (Shining Force Kamigami no Isan) System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes Original author: Masahiko Yoshimura...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The world would be a very different place had FDR, Churchill, and Stalin not been the leaders during World War II.  This almost would have happened had a Nazi assassination plot succeeded.  On this episode, Howard Blum discussed his new book, Night of the Assassins.
Topics: science, groks, WWII, FDR, Churchill, Stalin, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Haruyo Oguro Tomoko Sasaki Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: World of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck System: Sega Mega Drive/Genesis Complete music dump: Yes Original...
Conference Proceedings
by WOS3 StreamTeam
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Wizards of OS 3. The Future of the Digital Commons Panel: Free Standards Klaus Birkenbihl Director, World Wide Web Consortium Office in Germany and Austria, Sankt Augustin, Germany
Conference Proceedings
by Shmoo Group, various presenters
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The videos in this collection are from ShmooCon 2020, which occurred on 31 January - 02 February 2020, at the Washington Hilton Hotel.  For more information about ShmooCon please visit https://www.shmoocon.org.  Please note that the videos listed with [R] next to them were removed (or not recorded) at the request of the presenter. Friday, January 31, 2020: - Opening Remarks, Rumblings, Ruminations, and Rants - Samantha Livingston - "Moose v. Woodchuck" - Sam Teplov - "Reverse...
Topics: shmoocon, conference, shmoo, moose, hacker, computer, security, hacker, computer security,...
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Motoi Sakuraba Masaaki Uno Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Granada System: Sega Mega Drive Complete music dump: Yes Original author: Motoi Sakuraba / Masaaki Uno Publisher: Wolf Team /...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Cancer can take its toll on not only the patient, but also on the family, friends and caregivers that surround them.  How do people cope with a cancer diagnosis?  On this episode, Dr. Steven A. Curley discussed some of these stories in his new book, In My Hands.
Topics: science, cancer, medicine, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
by Charles Lee and Frank Ling
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The American continents are often referred to as the New World by anthropologists. But could civilization have started far earlier than most experts think? On this episode, Graham Hancock discusses his hypothesis of a lost civilization that preceded the Native Americans who settled here around 13,000 years ago.
Topics: Americas, anthropology, history, migration, Alaska, DNA
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Downloaded from Project 2612 , converted to FLAC with Foobar2000 v1.5.3, using foo_gep v1.217, during July 2020. Artists: Attila Dobos Attila Héger Gabor Kis András Magyari Steve Zuckermann Description of the rip from the Project 2612 text file: *********************************************** * Megadrive VGM music package * * http://project2612.org/ * *********************************************** Game name: Star Trek - Deep Space Nine: Crossroads of Time System: Sega Mega Drive Complete...